I know there can’t possibly be a shortage of contests for readers of romance novels in eBook format, but apparently they’re not as easy to find as you’d expect. I did, however, locate a select handful of contests with some very nice prizes.
Basic info for each contest is listed below. Be sure to refer to the individual websites for exact details on the contests, prizes, and rules.
Antonio Melani Handbag Full of Goodies from Erotic Suspense Author Nina Pierce
Contest URL: http://www.ninapierce.com/contest.html
Contest Dates: July 25 – Sept 30 2009 (Winner announced on September 30)
Contest Requirements: Answer a simple question regarding an excerpt posted on author’s website
Miscellaneous: A $25 Amazon Gift Certificate will substituted in case of an international winner
Fictionwise and Barnes and Noble Gift Certificates, plus eBooks from Jennifer McKenzie
Contest URL: http://jenniferleeland.wordpress.com/
Contest Dates: July 31 through August 8
Contest Requirements: Leave a comment on the author’s blog.
Miscellaneous: The contest is already in progress and prizes are awarded daily, so some of the prizes below may have already been awarded.
Prizes: Fictionwise Gift Certificates ($10 and $20), Barnes and Noble Gift Certificate ($25), my entire backlist, plus ebooks by Crystal Jordan, Rowan McBride, Loribelle Hunt, Dayna Hart and many others that I’ve bought for this contest.
Treasure Chest of Prizes from Red Rose Publishing
Contest URL: http://redrosepublishing.com/bookstore/contest_aug.php
Contest Dates: August 1-31 (winner announced September 2)
Contest Requirements: Visit authors’ sites and answer simple questions
Prizes: Winner receives a total of 23 prizes from Red Rose authors, including numerous romance novels, an Amazon gift certificate, T-shirt, tote bag, lipstick USB drive, candy, candles, art prints, handmade bookmarks and more.
Win an eBook Romance Novel of Your Choice from Samhain
Contest URL: http://samhainpublishing.com/contests/win-an-ebook-contest-august-4-2009
Contest Dates: Enter through August 3. Winner announced August 4.
Contest Requirements: Submit entry form through publisher’s website, including the title of the book you’d like to win, and the digital format you need.
Miscellaneous: Only one entry per household/I.P. address
Win a Copy of the New Ellora’s Cave Release: Sexy Games by April Ash
Contest URL: http://www.aprilash.net/
Contest Dates: August 1-31
Contest Requirements: Visit the author’s website and join her newsletter. You will be entered automatically.